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  • Herpetology A-139853 MCZ Herpetology
  • Xenopus lenduensis
  • tissue (unknown); whole animal (formalin)
  •    Holotype of Xenopus lenduensis
  • Djugu Territory, Aboro Region, Aboro West
  • Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo: Ituri
  • 08-Dec-2009
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Xenopus lenduensis Evans, B. J. et al
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus lenduensis
Identified by Ben J. Evans on 2011-03-14
Nature of ID: type ID
Xenopus sp.
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus
Clawed frogs
Identified by Ben J. Evans on 2009-12-01
Nature of ID: expert ID
Evans et al. 2011, Page 276, Holotype of Xenopus lenduensis
[pages: 276-290]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
State/Province: Ituri
Specific Locality: Djugu Territory, Aboro Region, Aboro West
Verbatim Locality: Aboro West, Aboro Region, Djugu Territory, Bunia District, Oriental Province, DRC
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2081 to 2081 m
Coordinates: 2° .986´ N 30° 49.864´ E (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
Ben J. Evans; 2009-12-08; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 08-Dec-2009
Ben J. Evans
Chifundera Kusamba
collector number: BJE2957
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (unknown) good in collection 1 liver tissue sample taken by Ben Evans 08-Dec-2009; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2012-02-06
whole animal (formalin) good in collection 1 maintained in 70% EtOH
sex: male
Ben J. Evans, 2009-12-08